Carlos Buro De Gracia
Carlos Buro De Gracia is seen as an established contemporary artist, Carlos Buro De Gracia was born in 1929. Also born in 1929 and of this same generation are Anderson Bain Robertson, André Brasilier, Richard Larter, Jeanette Antille, and Marcia Hafif.
Further Biographical Context for Carlos Buro De Gracia
Born in 1929, Carlos Buro De Gracia was predominantly inspired by the 1950s. Abstract Expressionism prevailed in the 1950s as a primary method of painting, and explored ideas about the sublime and spirituality. Artists endeavoured to focus on painting’s formal properties, and Action Painting took inspiration from the political freedoms of the United States, in opposition to the strictures of the Soviet bloc. Important artists of this period included Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning, Mark Rothko, Frank Kline, Barnett Newman, Clyfford Still and Adolph Gottlieb. In subsequent revisions, the contributions and efforts of female artists such as Lee Krasner, Joan Mitchell, and Louise Bourgeois have been recognised, amongst many other female creatives.